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Syrphid Fly - Chalcosyrphus curvaria

Syrphid Fly - Chalcosyrphus curvaria
Edmundston, Madawaska County, New Brunswick, Canada
July 13, 2011
Which family & species is this?


Bonjour Richard! This must be
Chalcosyrphus curvaria with the yellow halters and dark coxae (see Ontario Syrphidae guide).

Thanks Stuart for this correc
Thanks Stuart for this correction...

Moved from Chalcosyrphus.

Moved from Flies.

Thanks V.... Could it be some
Thanks V.... Could it be something else that C. Plesia or C. curvaria?

it's for the experts to tell, i'm not one

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